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Past Events:

Young Lions Series Presented By Gilbert Castellanos – It’s About Time Ensemble

Date: February 12, 2020

Time: Time: 6-8 PM

Location: Panama 66

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It’s About Time Ensemble
Instructor – Rob Thorsen

Maxim Bregman – Trumpet
Joseph Kim-Weigandt – Piano
Kaia Kim-Weigandt – Voice
Tommy Ragen – Guitar
Michael Saunders – Drums
Luke Stephanos – Sax (Tenor)
Trinity Walsh – Bass

Young Lions Series Presented By Gilbert Castellanos – YLJC BIG BAND

Date: January 29, 2020

Time: 6-8 PM

Location: Panama 66

Sun 730 – Big Band at P66_IG-1 copy

YLJC BIG BAND
Gilbert Castellanos – Instructor/Conductor

Nick Caldwell – Sax (Tenor) 
Sam Capron – Sax (Baritone)  
Sawyer Figueroa – Sax (Tenor)
Alvin Paige – Sax (Alto)
Kenneth Zayas – Sax (Alto)
Cole Barbara – Trombone
Owen Getz – Trombone
Sergio Ibanez – Trombone
Mateo Zamora – Trombone
Emanuel Borboa-Hill – Trumpet
Benjamin Delgado – Trumpet
Ian Feldman – Trumpet
Clarence McDuffie – Trumpet
Brenda Greggio – Piano
John Murray – Bass
Carmen Murray – Drums

Student Jazz Jam Session at BLAH

Date: January 25, 2020

Time: 1-4 PM

Location: Blind Lady Ale House: 3416 Adams Ave, San Diego, California 92116

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Please join us at Blind Lady Ale House (BLAH) for YLJC’s student-led jam session. All students and adults are welcome and encouraged to play! This is a great opportunity for students to learn the ropes of a traditional jam session, play with other students, and make new friends!

Keyboard, drums, upright bass & PA provided. All other cats, bring your axes!

House Band:
Alvin Paige – Sax
Brenda Greggio – Piano
John Murray – Bass
Carmen Murray – Drums/Host

Young Lions Series Presented By Gilbert Castellanos – Blue Train Ensemble

Date: January 22, 2020

Time: 6-8 PM

Location: Panama 66

Sun 330 – Blue Train_IG-2

Blue Train Ensemble
Instructor – Gilbert Castellanos

Jack Becker – Drums
Benjamin Delgado – Trumpet
Christian Longoria – Clarinet
Christopher Martinez – Bass
Julia Picker – Voice
Paolo Roque – Piano

Young Lions Series Presented By Gilbert Castellanos – Jacob Williams

Date: January 15, 2020

Time: 6-8 PM

Location: Panama 66

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YLJC student Jacob Williams leads his own group. 

Jacob Williams – Guitar
Sawyer Figueroa – Sax
Brenda Greggio – Keys
John Murray – Bass
Jack Becker – Drums

KSDS Jazz 88.3 Jazz Live Presents YLJC Big Band

Date: January 13, 2020

Time: Doors Open at 5:30 pm, Show Starts at 8:00 pm

Location: The City College Lyman Saville Theatre

Sun 730 – Big Band_IG-1

We are excited to debut YLJC Big Band at KSDS Jazz Live!
Click here for more information and to purchase tickets.

Listen LIVE – Jazz 88.3

YLJC BIG BAND
Gilbert Castellanos – Instructor/Conductor


Nick Caldwell – Sax (Tenor) 
Sam Capron – Sax (Baritone)  
Sawyer Figueroa – Sax (Tenor)
Alvin Paige – Sax (Alto)
Kenneth Zayas – Sax (Alto)
Cole Barbara – Trombone
Owen Getz – Trombone
Sergio Ibanez – Trombone
Mateo Zamora – Trombone
Emanuel Borboa-Hill – Trumpet
Benjamin Delgado – Trumpet
Ian Feldman – Trumpet
Clarence McDuffie – Trumpet
Brenda Greggio – Piano
John Murray – Bass
Carmen Murray – Drums